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Creamy pasta recipes

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What's more comforting after a long day than a bowl of creamy pasta? Versatile, filling and easy to prepare, take a look at our best-rated recipes.

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  • Creamy courgette lasagne

    Creamy courgette lasagne

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.591 ratings

    Serve up this creamy quick dish for a last minute dinner party and impress veggie friends.

  • Close up of perfect spaghetti carbonara on a plate ready to eat

    Ultimate spaghetti carbonara recipe

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.607 ratings

    Discover how to make superb spaghetti carbonara. This cheesy pasta dish is an Italian favourite and with the right technique, you can make it perfect every time

  • Creamy courgette & bacon pasta

    Creamy courgette & bacon pasta

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.294 ratings

    A quick and creamy carbonara-style tagliatelle that showcases delicious courgettes contrasted with cream and pancetta

  • Creamy mushroom pasta in a large bowl

    Creamy mushroom pasta

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.92 ratings

    Make this creamy mushroom pasta dish on days when you need a big bowl of comfort. Cream, parmesan, white wine, lemon zest and parsley make this a rich and flavourful dinner

  • Beef stroganoff with herby pasta

    Beef stroganoff with herby pasta

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.188 ratings

    If you usually serve beef stroganoff with rice, try it with pappardelle pasta instead - it works beautifully with the creamy sauce

  • Chicken with creamy bacon penne

    Chicken with creamy bacon penne

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.108 ratings

    This rich, luxurious one pan supper is stunningly simple to make and ready in under 25 minutes

  • Pasta alla vodka in a bowl

    Pasta alla vodka

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.21 ratings

    Sit back and tuck into a big bowl of pasta alla vodka, a creamy tomato pasta with – as you can guess – vodka, which balances out the intense flavours

  • Close up of macaroni cheese in a serving dish with a serving spoon alongside

    Best ever macaroni cheese recipe

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.242 ratings

    This perfect baked macaroni cheese recipe comes with a creamy cheese sauce, a hint of mustard and uses leftover French stick for its crunchy topping

  • Roast pumpkin & spinach lasagne

    Roast pumpkin & spinach lasagne

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.97 ratings

    Nothing is as comforting as a rich creamy lasagne and the sweet, earthy flavours of this veggie classic are well worth the effort

  • Bacon, pea & basil macaroni

    Bacon, pea & basil macaroni

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.76 ratings

    The perfect summer comfort food - classic macaroni cheese with extra veggies and herbs

  • Cheesy leek & bacon pasta

    Cheesy leek & bacon pasta

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.87 ratings

    A creamy and comforting quick pasta recipe, ideal for when you're short on time

  • Cheesy ham & broccoli pasta

    Cheesy ham & broccoli pasta

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.151 ratings

    Satisfy your comfort food cravings with this cheap and simple creamy pasta dish with chunks of ham and crunchy veg

  • Leek & mackerel penne bake

    Leek & mackerel penne bake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.61 ratings

    This is a super-fast, filling meal for busy midweek winter nights - it's great with smoked haddock too

  • Creamy chicken & green bean pesto pasta

    Creamy chicken & green bean pesto pasta

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.69 ratings

    Grab some Italian pesto and greens from your storecupboard and rustle up this pot - penne or fusilli work well

  • Turkey bolognese pasta bake

    Turkey bolognese pasta bake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.101 ratings

    No need to choose between tangy tomato or creamy cheese sauce – this easy bake, with turkey mince and mascarpone, has the best of both

  • Butternut macaroni cheese

    Butternut macaroni cheese

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.49 ratings

    This comforting and creamy family pasta bake is given a makeover by adding roasted squash

  • Creamy linguine with prawns

    Creamy linguine with prawns

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.73 ratings

    This delicious recipe is ready in a flash yet special enough to serve friends too. Add fresh crab and sliced red chilli for a treat

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